This is called a rice bag that used to hold rice, which in the past was considered equivalent to money in Japan.

 

It is made of a patchwork of silk chirimen kimono cloth.

 

The string tying the tip is likewise woven by hand. It is called kumihimo.

 

Material: silk, cotton lining 


Mesures: 30cm×25cm (11in × 9in)

Vintage Japanese patched chirimen silk rice bag

$90.00Price
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